Autumn Prayer

O God of Creation, you have blessed us with the changing of the seasons. As we embrace these autumn months, May the ...more »

Autumn Prayer

O God of Creation, you have blessed us with the changing of the seasons. As we embrace these autumn months, May the earlier ...more »

Ash Wednesday and the First Week of Lent

"Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart." –Joel 2:12 Each week during Lent we will feature a ...more »

Prayer for Vocations

Father of mercy, Who gave Your Son for our salvation and Who strengthens us always with the gifts of Your ...more »

Prayer for protection against Coronavirus

God of Salvation, We turn to you with a prayer for protection and healing during this time when the Coronavirus is spreading. Help ...more »

Praying Into Our Future

Gracious and Provident God, bless us with Your grace as we pray into our future together. As Sisters and Brothers of one ...more »

There is a season

To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under the sun. A time to be born and a time ...more »

September 5
Feast of Blessed Mary of the Apostles
Co-Foundress of the Sisters of the Divine Savior

Merciful God, You granted Blessed Mary of the Apostles the gift of a generous apostolic love, and urged her to ...more »

Speak Gently

Dear God, Speak gently in my silence. When the loud outer noises of my surroundings, and the loud inner noises of my fears keep pulling me ...more »

Remembering Others

Generous God, we have been blessed with your various gifts in so many ways. Make us more and more mindful ...more »

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

"I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its ...more »

Giving is Beautiful

If you give, you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full measure, pressed down, shaken together to make room for ...more »

Prayer for a Pandemic

May we who are merely inconvenienced remember those whose lives are at stake. May we who have no risk factors remember ...more »

Salvatorian Charism

The founding charism is the specific gift of the Holy Spirit given to Father Jordan for the Church and the ...more »

VOCARE Blessing

Divine Savior, giver of all good things, we ask you to bless us to share our gift in mission, as ...more »

The Lord is Near to You

Protect me, Lord God! I run to You for safety, and I have said, "Only You are my Lord! Every good thing I have is ...more »

Salvatorian Community Reflection

God, you have gifted us with Jordan's vision of passion for God and passion for our world. You alone can ...more »

A Prayer for Jordan Awareness Week

Lord Jesus Christ, Savior of the world, you called Father Francis of the Cross Jordan to be your apostle, to ...more »

God Is Our Hope

God is our hope and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will we not fear, though the earth be ...more »

Prayer for National Catholic Sisters Week

Loving and gracious God, You show your love for all your children by putting special people in our lives. We thank ...more »

Praise for a Cornucopia of God (Excerpts from Psalm 65)

O God, we praise You from here and everywhere. We praise You from the center of Your city Jerusalem, and from the ...more »

Prayer for Refugees

God our refuge, You share the journey with migrants and refugees, lightening their footsteps with hope. For you, Lord, are close to the broken-hearted. Pour out ...more »

God, Our Protector

"God, our protector, keep us in mind, always give strength to your people: For if we can be with you ...more »

Salvatorian Spirituality

Salvatorian Spirituality is the way we Salvatorians live out charism and mission in a concrete, day-to-day way. Specific elements of this ...more »

A prayer for Veteran’s Day

God of peace, we pray for those who have served our nation and have laid down their lives to protect ...more »

Psalm 139

1.  Oh God, You know me inside and out, through and through. Everything I do, every thought that flits through my mind, every ...more »

A Prayer for Serenity

God, grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom ...more »

Adapted from Father Francis Jordan’s Spiritual Diary

But everything through God, with God and for God. All peoples, races, national and tongues, Glorify the Lord our God. O Lord, Help ...more »

Simple Gifts

We thank you, Lord for simple gifts - The beauty of the fields and flowers, The gentle spray of waves and rain, The ...more »

Glory to God

The angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for behold, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be ...more »

St. Theresa’s Prayer

May today there be peace within you. May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be. May ...more »

Father Francis Jordan Birthday Reflection

Lord Jesus Christ, Savior of the World, You called Father Francis of the Cross Jordan to be your apostle, to ...more »

Stewardship Prayer

God, all-powerful, Your gifts of love are countless and Your goodness infinite. We come before You with gratitude for Your ...more »

Taking Time

Lord, let me take time to think. It is the source of power. Let me take time to play. It is the secret ...more »

Father Jordan’s Prayer

Here I am Lord, Jesus, Savior of the world I am here to make known Your name! You know that I feel this ...more »

Fourth Week of Lent

"Behold I am about to create a new heavens and a new earth; the things of the past shall not be ...more »

Thank You God for the gift of life!

Thank you God for the gift of life! Inside me You have hidden many special gifts. These gifts are the things I can do and the ...more »

The Beaches of Sri Lanka, My Mother Land, Our Fisher Folk’s Home

Reflection in response to the December 26th tsunami disaster  by Sister Beatrice Fernando, SDS, Provincial Superior, Sri Lanka We adored you ...more »

Prayer for Memorial Day

God of power and mercy, you destroy war and put down earthly pride. Banish violence from our midst and wipe away our ...more »

A St. Patrick’s Day Prayer

God our Father, you sent Saint Patrick to preach your glory to the people of Ireland. By the help of his prayers, may ...more »

To Give My Life – Adapted from Fr. Jordan’s Spiritual Diary

Father, help me to give my life to You and to my brothers and sisters who have been rescued at such great ...more »

The Beatitudes

Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are the meek, for they shall possess the earth. Blessed ...more »


May today there be peace within. May you trust God that you are exactly where you are mean to be. May you ...more »

New Year Prayer

Oh God, our Faithful Companion, in this new year we pray: to live deeply, with purpose, to live freely, with detachment, to live ...more »

Wellspring of Wisdom

Wellspring of wisdom, hear the cry of your faith-filled sons and daughters Whom your sanctifying waters seek to smooth and satisfy. We hunger and ...more »

A New Year Prayer

God of our yesterdays, our today, and our tomorrows, We praise You for Your unequaled greatness. Thank you for the ...more »

A Beatitudes Prayer for Earth Day

Blessed are they who reverence all created things as sacred. May we as leaders tend the sacred in our own ...more »

Who will speak, if you don’t

The first time ever I saw your face, I thought the sun and moon rose in your eyes. And the moon and the ...more »

A Prayer for Global Restoration

May we always walk gently upon this earth in right relationship, nurtured by Your love, taking only what we need, ...more »

With Tiny Stitches Like a Quilt

With tiny stitches like a quilt, invisible to the naked eye but infinite in number, the net is woven Silently it winds round you, this unseen ...more »

A Call to Peace

Lord, help us to lead our world in the ways of justice and peace. Help us to be at peace with ...more »


When I hear about the missions I experience within me a real urgency- a love and a yearning that otherwise are unknown to ...more »

Thanksgiving Day Blessing

O God of all things in heaven and on earth, you give all your people in the world the gift ...more »

Pray for Vocations

BROTHERS AND SISTERS, GO FORTH! Remember the beauty of your first call. Jesus continues to call you today with the same full love ...more »

May Your Kin-dom Come: Prayer for our World

O God, by Your breath, You are the one Source of Life for all people. Hallowed be Your Name. Bind us into ...more »

Pray with us on July 30,
World Day Against Human Trafficking

Rescuing God, So many times You have opened prison doors for us and removed the chains that bind us - freeing ...more »

Prayer for our World

O Jesus, bearer of our salvation, You love us and are with us. Give us this day our daily bread. ...more »

Ending Human Trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month   Loving God, you have heard the cries of your suffering people. Open our eyes to see ...more »

Prayer for Peace

Almighty God, from whom all thoughts of truth and peace proceed, kindle in the hearts of all of us the true love ...more »

A Thanksgiving Dinner Prayer

Good and Gracious God, We thank you for gathering us here today And for all the gifts that you've given us in ...more »

Prayer For Peace

O Lord Jesus Christ, Who said to Your Apostles: "Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you," regard not ...more »

A Prayer for our Newest Sisters

Loving God, You have inspired our sisters with the resolve to follow Christ and announce to all that he is our Savior. They now desire ...more »

Prayer for Peace

For our world For our families and friends For our collaborators and our mission and ministries For our own peaceful hearts For our personal ...more »

Prayer for Holy Week

Lord, let everything I do in the coming Holy Week be inspired by You. Help me to remember that nothing is ...more »

Teach Me to Be a Blessing

God of compassion, teach me to be a blessing. When I hesitate to be with another, strengthen me. When I question the quality of ...more »

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

O God, in the past you called men and women to dedicate their lives to you through priesthood and religious life. Today stir ...more »

Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

God, our Father and Creator, be with us in our schools. Help us to treasure Your gift of life and ...more »

Prayer for Beginning a New School Year

God, We thank you for a chance to begin another school year, and we ask that You bless the faculty, the students, and ...more »

A Prayer for Catholic Schools Week

Thank you, Father, for the blessing of our Catholic Schools. Help us to grow in Faith, Hope and Love as ...more »

Ascension Prayer

O Lord, Your Ascension into heaven holds an important teaching as it marks the consummation of the Paschal Mystery. Help us to live life ...more »

Prayer for Students & Teachers

Lord our God, in Your wisdom and love You surround us with the mysteries of the universe. In times long past You sent us your ...more »

A Prayer for Mother’s Day

Remember and ponder the many ways we have experienced the love of our mothers. For this we give thanks. Remember and ponder ...more »

Prayer for Students

God of Light and Wisdom, thank you for giving me a mind that can know and a heart that can ...more »

2015 Missioning: Tanzania Education Initiative

  Blessed are you, our God, for you have created such a wide and wonderful world with a rich diversity of ...more »

First Week of Advent
December 3 – 9, 2017

  Keep us alert, we pray, O Lord our God, as we await the advent of Christ your Son, so that, when he ...more »

A Moment of Grace
A Prayer for Refugees

God of our Wandering Ancestors, Long have we known That your heart is with the refugee: That you were born into time In a ...more »

Prayer for Peace and Unity

You have called us to be one, To live in unity and harmony, and yet we are divided: race from race, faith from ...more »

Thanksgiving Prayer

Almighty God, you bring forth bountiful food from the earth that our loved ones may never grow hungry. For this, we give thanks. ...more »

An Anti-Human Trafficking Advent Prayer

Lord Jesus, the road to Bethlehem became the flight into Egypt. You were delivered from death so that you could gift ...more »

An Easter Acclamation

Touched by grace energized by the power of new growth at work in our world we greet the Risen Savior! by Sr. Karlyn Cauley

Second Week of Advent
December 10 – 16, 2017

Grant that your people, we pray, almighty God, may be ever watchful for the coming of your Only Begotten Son, that, as the ...more »

Third Week of Advent December 17 – 23, 2017

Incline a merciful ear to our cry, we pray, O Lord, and, casting light on the darkness of our hearts, visit us ...more »

Fourth Sunday of Advent
December 24, 2017

Come quickly, we pray, Lord Jesus, and do not delay, that those who trust in your compassion may find solace and relief in ...more »

A Thanksgiving Prayer

O God, when I have food, help me to remember the hungry; When I have work, help me to remember the jobless; When I ...more »

Oh, Gracious God

We thank you for food and remember the hungry, We thank you for health and remember the sick. We thank you for ...more »

Thanksgiving Prayer

God in Heaven, Creator of all and source of all goodness and love, please look kindly upon us and receive ...more »

In the Midst of Winter

Lord, In the midst of Winter, when the days are cold and wind can pierce remind us of the warmth of your ...more »

Prayer to End Human Trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month Lord, open our ears to the cries of women, men and children who have been denied their rights and ...more »

Second Week of Lent

"Wash yourselves clean! Cease doing evil; learn to do good. " –Isaiah 1:16 Each week during Lent we will feature a new reflection. You ...more »

A Prayer for Students and Teachers

Heavenly Father, When the Hebrew people needed the guidance of your word, you led Moses to your holy mountain and he ...more »

A Prayer for Trust in God

My Lord God, I have no idea where I am going. I do not see the road ahead of me. I cannot know ...more »

A Prayer for Visioning

Eternal God, through the resurrection of Jesus the good news of Your love has touched the world. By our baptism we are reborn ...more »

A Prayer in Praise of God’s Greatness

Almighty, true and incomparable God, You are present in all things, yet in no way limited by them. You remain unaffected by place, untouched ...more »

Prayer for Racial Healing

God of justice, In your wisdom you create all people in your image, without exception. Through your goodness, open our eyes to ...more »

A Prayer to be Generous

Lord, teach me to be generous. Teach me to serve You as You deserve; to give and not count the cost, to fight ...more »

A Christian Prayer in Union with Creation

God of love, show us our place in this world as channels of your love for all the creatures of this earth, for ...more »

A Salvatorian Prayer

Jesus, Savior of the World, You became our Brother and shared with us all that is human.  We are healed ...more »

A Salvatorian Prayer

Divine Savior Jesus Christ, You took on human nature for the Father’s glory and the salvation of us all. Grant us Your Spirit so ...more »

Generous God

Each member of our family is a blessing from You. We give thanks for the many gifts and talents that enrich ...more »

A Step Along the Way

It helps, now and then, to step back and take a long view. The kingdom is not only beyond our efforts, ...more »

To All the Children of the Earth

You shall live in harmony with all the earth and with every living thing.   You shall return to earth all the organic treasures ...more »

The Present

Oh Lord, When did I begin to forget picking up the colored leaves And come to see raking leaves as a burden? When ...more »

Prayer for Our Sisters

Gracious and all-loving God, in this National Catholic Sisters Week, we celebrate women religious who consecrate their lives in poverty, ...more »

Advent Prayer to Stop Human Trafficking

Lord Jesus, the road to Bethlehem became the flight into Egypt. You were delivered from death so that You could gift us ...more »

Act of Contrition

My God, I am sorry for my sins with all my heart. In choosing to do wrong and failing to do good, I have ...more »

Alive in the Savior

God of wisdom and love, source of all good, send Your Spirit to teach us your truth and guide our actions in ...more »

A Prayer from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

God, we thank you for the inspiration of Jesus. Grant that we will love you with all our hearts, souls, ...more »

An Immigrant’s Prayer

O holy God, we praise You and give You thanks for Your blessings on all immigrants, on those who cross ...more »

Called by Name

God, in your providence You have called these servants of Yours to follow Your Son, our Savior, more closely. Mercifully grant that they ...more »

Called to Continue the Mission

Blessed are You, O Lord our God, who calls us to plant seeds of respect, compassion, justice, responsiveness to need ...more »

Carriers of the Cross

Loving God, rich in mercy and compassion, as Jesus was lifted up on the cross, we lift up to You ...more »

Celebrate the Unity

As we gather together today, we pray, hoping to become more aware of the wholeness and holiness that are ours ...more »

Prayer for Respect Life Month

Dear God, we see life cheapened through abortion, abuse, terrorism, and other acts of violence, and through neglect of children, ...more »

I create one to sustain the next

And God said, I show my love in all that I create. Cell upon cell are my creation. One cell becomes grain, One cell ...more »

A Prayer for Fathers

Heavenly Father, you entrusted your Son Jesus, the child of Mary, to the care of Joseph, an earthly father. Bless all fathers as they care ...more »

Children Learn What They Live

If children live with hostility, they learn to fight. If children live with ridicule, they learn to be shy. If children live with tolerance, they ...more »

Fifth Week of Lent

"Create a clean heart within me, O God." –Psalm 51:10 Each week during Lent we will feature a new reflection. You can read ...more »

Disturb us Lord

Disturb us Lord, when We are too well pleased with ourselves When our dreams have come true because we have dreamed too little. We ...more »

Finding Joy

O, God, Who created us, Fill our minds with knowledge and appreciation for the dream with which and for which you created ...more »

Pope Francis’ five finger prayer guide

The thumb is the closest finger to you. So start praying for those who are closest to you. They are ...more »

Ash Wednesday and The First Week of Lent

"Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart." –Joel 2:12   She had arranged to visit with an old ...more »

Foundation Prayer

Blessed Mary of the Apostles and Father Francis Jordan, obtain for us from God your strong, steadfast faith, your firm ...more »

Thanksgiving Prayer

Dear Lord: Today we give thanks For our many blessings As we pray for those in need. We give thanks For our family ...more »

Fragrance Prayer

Dear Jesus, help us to spread Thy fragrance everywhere we go. Flood our souls with Thy spirit and life. Penetrate and possess ...more »

Prayer for the Mission of Catholic Schools

“We, who are many, are one body in Christ and individually members one of another.” Romans 12:5   Lord Jesus Christ, we humbly accept Your ...more »

God of Light

Jesus challenges us to be salt and light – to influence the world, and to be seen to be doing so. God ...more »

Thanks for Family and Friends

Blessed are You, loving God, For all your gifts to us. Blessed are You for giving us family and friends to be with ...more »

A Prayer for Relaxation

Dear God, please help us to rest. Please help us remember that You are all there is. I place my list of things ...more »

Hail, Holy Queen

Hail, holy Queen, Mother of mercy, hail, our life, our sweetness and our hope. To you we cry, poor banished children of Eve; to you ...more »

Harvest Reflection

We gather today in your name, Lord, mindful of the seasons of our lives and of our organizations, mindful of ...more »

Prayer into the Darkness

Our world moves into the season of less daylight and greater darkness. It too, is the darkness of infectious disease ...more »

Healing Prayer

At every moment of our existence you are present to us, God, in gentle compassion. Help us to be present to one ...more »

In Gratitude

Dear God, Thank you for courage that holds us steady. Thank you for the seed of blessing which is contained within each ...more »

A Lenten Prayer

Lord, Let everything I do this day and in this season of Lent come from You, be inspired by You. I ...more »

Inspirations from Therese

You who raise each flower from the nurturing Earth, awaken my heart again to give birth. Stay faithful to that grace-filled ...more »

Pope Francis’ Prayer for Peace

Savior, lead us to the place in our souls where there is tranquility, peace and calmness. Where the waters are ...more »

Integration of Faith and Life

Teach us, O Lord, to pray truthfully in your name. Free us from our foolish trust in ourselves and in ...more »

Irish Blessings

May the road rise to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your ...more »

A Prayer for Mothers

I said a Mother's Day prayer for you to thank the Lord above for blessing me with a lifetime of your tenderhearted love. I ...more »

Vocation Prayer

Loving God, I thank you for the gift of faith. Create an openness in the hearts of women and men you are ...more »

For a New School Year

Loving God, as we begin this new school year, we ask your blessing on the mission of our school. Bestow Your grace on ...more »

Jesus, Giver of All Good Things

Jesus, giver of all good things we stand with confidence bearing Your promise in our lives as we ask for gifts to help ...more »

Prayer for Strength

Jesus, surround me with your love. Give me the strength I need today. Walk very close with me during this difficult time. Grasp my ...more »

Jesus is the Resurrection and the Life!

As Salvatorian women we experience the Call and Sending. It is interesting that Jesus sends us, as the Father sent ...more »

Prayer for the People of Nepal

God of Compassion, We pray for all those whose lives have been changed forever by the earthquake in Nepal. For all the ...more »

The Blessing of Unanswered Prayers

I asked for strength that I might achieve; I was made weak that I might learn humbly to obey. I asked for ...more »

Joy of Your Salvation

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and put a new and right spirit within me. Do not cast me away ...more »

Light to the World

God, You have revealed to all the world the mystery and wonder of Your love through the Incarnation of Jesus, ...more »

Looking Forward with Hope

God, giver of all good things, you inspired Father Francis of the Cross Jordan and Blessed Mary of the Apostles ...more »

Looking Forward with Hope

Holy One, our friend and teacher, open us now to the goodness among us as we make room in our ...more »

Prayer for Consecrated Life

LORD of the Harvest, BLESS young people with the gift of courage to respond to your call. Open their hearts to great ideals, ...more »

A Prayer for Fathers

Most just and merciful God, You have blessed us with fathers as a way of revealing to us the nature of Your ...more »

A Prayer for My Family

Dear God, You established the family and willed that it should become a sign of our Savior's love for His ...more »

Advent Evening Hymn

Creator of the stars of night, Your people's everlasting light, O Christ, Redeemer of us all, We pray You hear us when we ...more »

A Summer Prayer

Long warm days... The pace of life slows... A time for picnics and rest in the shade... Lord, help me to rest awhile ...more »

Prayer for Widows

BELIEVE the bond of love you shared with your spouse is never broken. BELIEVE you are not alone. BELIEVE God is intimately ...more »

A Prayer for True Friendship

Jesus, loving companion of Your children, You have extended Your friendship to all. You opened Your arms without discrimination, offering Your warmth to ...more »

Advent Reflection 2

The Lord is my Pace-setter, I shall not rush; He makes me stop and rest for quiet intervals; He provides me with ...more »

Prayer for Youth

Young people listening to me, answer the Lord with strong and generous hearts! He is counting on you. Never forget: ...more »

A prayer for mothers

Remember and ponder the love experienced as a grandmother, mother and daughter… For this we give thanks. Remember and ponder the many ...more »

Jubilee Prayer

Holy Spirit, most welcome guest of our hearts, Reveal to us the profound meaning of the Great Jubilee And prepare our hearts ...more »

In honor of the sisters celebrating Jubilee

Lord, Jesus Christ, Savior of the world, In order to follow you faithfully, and to dedicate myself to the service of Your ...more »

Solemn Jubilarian Blessing

May God who is the source of all good intentions Enlighten your minds and strengthen your hearts, May God help you to ...more »


Love is gentle, is kind, rejoices in the Good, looks for small ways to be of service and is compassionate, ...more »

A Quiet Song

When one stands on a mountain height and scans the beauty all about — the wondrous sight of your splendor, O God, must needs compel the soul ...more »

Prayer for Help

Jesus our Savior, You know the intense suffering in our world today. We are helpless. We rely totally on You for strength and guidance. As ...more »

Fasting and Feasting

Fast from worry…feast on blessings received Fast from the demands of perfection…feast on the glory of being human Fast from bitterness…feast on ...more »


My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior; for He has looked with favor on ...more »

Happy Easter!

May the Spirit of the Risen Savior give you the gift of Love, the blessing of Hope, and the promise of Peace. From the Sisters ...more »

May you be alive in the risen Savior always

Resurrection is a daily celebration over fear; which is our greatest and most powerful enemy. Fear of tomorrow, fear of ...more »

Prayer in Honor of Mother Mary – September 5, 2006

Leader: Let us praise God! All: And give God thanks! Leader:  On September 5, 1882, Theresa von Wullenweber pronounced her vows at Neuwerk ...more »

Lent: A Time for Transformation

Lord, as we begin this holy season of Lent, grant us the grace of conversion and transformation so that we ...more »

All in Readiness

When silence covered the wintry night, And pin pricks of starlight shone through; When warmth fogged kitchen windows And Christmas cookies rested in ...more »

My Soul MAGNIFIES the Lord! – Profession Reflection

Soul work allows our lives to truly “magnify” God to those around us. We become lenses that bring God’s hope ...more »

World Day of the Sick

God of healing and compassion, You shower us with your infinite care, and comfort all in pain and affliction. Look with ...more »

Lenten Prayer

God of mercy, You gave us new life through baptism, make us grow day by day in your likeness. May our ...more »

Blessing for our Jubilarians

May God who is the source of all good intentions enlighten your minds and strengthen your hearts.   May God help you to fulfill ...more »

Grateful to Be a Sister of the Divine Savior

Dear Lord, Today I pray for the students of DSHA and I pray as a Sister to them. You, Lord, gave me a ...more »

Prayer for Kindness

Be kind and merciful. Let no one ever come to you without coming away better and happier. Be the living expression of ...more »

Prayer for the Future

God has created me to do Him some definite service; He has committed some work to me which He has not committed to ...more »

Prayer in Search of God

O Lord my God, teach my heart this day where and how to see you, where and how to find you. You have ...more »

Third Week of Lent

"If the prophet had told you to do something extraordinary, would you not have done it? " –2 Kings 5:13 Each week ...more »

Morning Offering

Jesus, Savior of the world, I come to you this morning offering myself. I offer You my mind that I may ...more »

May you be alive in the risen Savior always

Resurrection is a daily celebration over fear; which is our greatest and most powerful enemy. Fear of tomorrow, fear of ...more »

Prayer of St. Francis – Peace Prayer

Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there ...more »

Disciples: called, formed, sent

God of love and wisdom, lead us and sustain us on our journey of faith. Help us to grow as disciples and ...more »


Trust our Loving God is always walking with you. Trust in your inner goodness. Trust you are deeply loved. Trust you can make ...more »

Easter Blessing

  God, In your plan of salvation Your Son Jesus Christ accepted the cross and freed us from the power of the enemy. May we come to share the ...more »

Prayer of Mercy and Compassion

Oh gracious God, enlighten my mind and heart with truth, love, mercy, gratitude and compassion. Give me the courage to follow ...more »

The Prayer of St. Francis de Sales

Be at peace. Do not look forward in fear to the changes of life; rather look to them with full hope as ...more »

A Summer Prayer

If I don’t believe in summer, Lord, how will I believe in you or in heaven where summer’s joy surely never ends, where ...more »

Prayer of the Faithful

God of Justice, remove us from our comfort zones so we can visit the places where the poor and vulnerable ...more »

Holy Week

"Christ Jesus did not cling to equality with God, but emptied himself…" –Phil 2:6 Each week during Lent we will feature a ...more »

Reflection for Advent

Above all, trust in the slow work of God. We are quite naturally impatient in everything to reach the end without delay. We ...more »

Prayer of the Salvatorian Family

Lord Jesus Christ, Savior of the World, You took on our human nature to save all of humankind from sin and error and ...more »

Prayer to St. Josephine Bakhita

February 8 is the annual day of prayer and awareness against human trafficking. It is the feast day of St. Josephine Bakhita, ...more »

Prayer for Independence Day

Dear God, as we celebrate today with fireworks and festivals, help us never to forget the reason for our joy. Help us remember ...more »

Prayer to Blessed Mary of the Apostles

Co-Foundress of the Salvatorian Sisters Blessed Mary of the Apostles Obtain for us from God Your strong, steadfast faith, Your firm hope Your unbounded charity ...more »

A Prayer for Our Church

Loving God, You speak to us through Your Word and nourish us with Your sacraments. In the name of Jesus Christ, we ...more »

Reflection for Advent

How can you help? Above all through prayer, trust in God, and observance of the holy rule! But with trust alone and ...more »

Prayer to Focus

Dear God, Teach us how to speak up for justice without violence. Teach us how to learn from the poor. Teach us ...more »

Cherish God’s Vocation in You

Cherish God's Vocation in You. Let it be constant, effective, and loving. Loving and faithful God, we pray that You bless women and ...more »

Beginning the Journey Towards Christ

Advent, the season of anticipation and watching, searching and sharing is here. Deep within the stillness of our hearts, Lord, we ...more »

Prayer to Serve God Well

God of Mercy, forgive our failings, keep us in Your Grace, and lead us in the way of salvation. Give us strength in serving ...more »

Prayer for All Saints and All Souls

God of all, on this day we recall those who have gone before us, leaving this world and joining you ...more »

Prayer for Salvatorian Vocations

Loving and faithful God, we pray that You bless women and men with the grace of a vocation to seek you as a ...more »

An Advent Prayer

Jesus, our Savior, bless us, your people, as we await the joyous celebration of your Nativity; In quiet and somber moments of prayer, fill our hearts with thanksgiving, knowing ...more »

Prayer to St. Anne

O good St. Anne, loving mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary, you are so powerful in heaven. Heal me of all my ailments, ...more »

Burning Torch

Lord, Jesus Christ, Sun of Justice, enlighten and set fire to my heart, so that my footsteps may be like the morning light ...more »

Prayer At Times of Disaster

O God, Our words cannot express the pain we feel this day. Enraged, uncertain, we confess our need to bow and pray. We grieve for ...more »

Prayer on the Feast of the Assumption of Mary

God in heaven, all creation rightly gives You praise, for all life and all holiness come from You. In the ...more »

Prayer for Mothers Everywhere

In Africa, Asia, the Americas and Europe... We give thanks for mothers everywhere. When times are hard, in situations of suffering... We give ...more »

Calm in the Christmas Season

What will it take to calm this Christmas Season? The weeks present many things we don't need, so little time and room to give. Advent ...more »

Prayer to the Holy Spirit

Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful, and kindle in them the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit ...more »

For Vocations

O Father, you desire all of us to be happy. Stir up the grace of a religious vocation in the ...more »

Christmas Blessings

May the Peace of Christmas fill your heart, your home, and our world this holiday season and throughout the New ...more »

Prayer to the Holy Trinity

To the one God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, that our lives may bear witness to our faith. Father, You sent your Word to ...more »

Blest are the sorrowing

Blest are the sorrowing; they shall be consoled. And what does it mean to mourn?  To mourn for someone is to ...more »

Christmas Reflection

Are there new ways for cradling life this Christmas? making space in quiet caves within for God? knowing the perfect gift is ...more »

Prayer for Christmas

Lord, I rest joyfully on this wonderful day. A light shines over me and within me. The Lord Jesus is ...more »